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As he told Willie Geist on Sunday TODAY last month, he was a little reluctant to develop a “Big Bang Theory” spinoff, but he saw an upside.
“We have a decade of material built in already of talking about this childhood and talking about this character’s past,” he explained.
breakout Iain Armitage will portray Jim Parsons’ pubescent doppelganger in the series, with Zoe Perry — aka the real-life daughter of Laurie Metcalf, who currently recurs as Adult Sheldon’s mom — set to play the mother of Young Sheldon.
, a process reportedly being stymied by a contract stalemate involving supporting players Mayim Bialik and Melissa Rauch.
Jim Parsons, who established the beloved character on ).
Chuck Lorre, Steven Molaro, Jim Parsons and Todd Spiewak will serve as executive producers of the series, from Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc.
(Jordan Strauss / Invision / Associated Press) It may have all started with a big bang, but it’s spread out from there … CBS is moving forward with its prequel to “The Big Bang Theory,” giving it a straight-to-series order for the 2017-18 season.
In a departure from “The Big Bang Theory,” “Young Sheldon” will be a single-camera comedy.
Jon Favreau is directing and executive producing the first episode.
The new show will look at the early years of the egotistical, socially awkward genius and theoretical physicist portrayed by Jim Parsons.“Young Sheldon” will follow the 9-year-old Cooper, who will be played by “Big Little Lies” actor Iain Armitage, living with his family in East Texas and going to high school.
Parsons will narrate the comedy as the adult Sheldon.